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July
22

Trends to Try: A New Kind of Top Knot

One of the best ways to make the most out of your wardrobe is to find ways to transform pieces in your closet. Taking staples and finding creative ways to change up their looks is a frugal way to stay fresh and fashionable. A trend I’ve been experimenting with this summer is knotting my tops. […]

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July
1

One Trendy $5.00 Top Worn 3 Ways

If you caught my post a couple weeks back, you know lacy details are a major trend this season. And – quite frankly, I find anything with a little lace to be timeless and classic. Upon my perusal of the racks at the Bowie Goodwill, I spotted this beautiful blush lace tank. With a closer […]

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June
3

On Trend: Kimono style

Kimonos are cropping up everywhere this summer and I am lusting over this breezy summer style. It is relaxed and flowy yet I’ve seen bloggers and celebs alike wear it in the most polished of fashions. Crop tops are being heavily debated this season; I find the kimono a great solution to the over-exposure argument […]

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May
17

Trends to Try – Lacy Details

Let us all take a moment and thank Mother Nature for finally getting her life in order here in the DMV. Spring is finally upon us and I have a the perfect trend to breathe some fresh air into your warmer weather wardrobes.  I have a sweet spot when I’m shopping – I am drawn […]

navy blue lace long sleeve top (Banana Republic - $5.99 at Goodwill) with bell sleeves
January
24

Delicate Joie Lace in Navy

Buy It Now Fashionistas, there are some brands I see on the Goodwill racks that I’m not familiar with, but I see them often. That’s the case with today’s #MyGoodwillFind. This fabulous and classic lace dress is by the brand Joie. When Googling the brand, I learned that this contemporary label was founded in 2001 […]

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April
19

BB Dakota Floral in Lace Keyhole Dress

Today’s #MyGoodwillFind is a flirty base dress that can be accentuated with accessories galore! Its neutral cream color makes it the perfect canvas for any pop of color you choose. Buy It Now Sewn with a lace floral material, this size 6 BB Dakota is a dress that will become a staple for the season. […]

BB Dakota Floral in Lace Keyhole Dress
November
11

Fashionista Friday: Alison’s Victorian Lace & Quilted Combo

Lace is a texture that I will never get tired of. It comes in so many shapes, forms, textures, and patterns that no two pieces of material are the same. Not only is lace a unique showstopper by nature but it can be used in so many applications as well. The fabric can be worn […]

Fashionista Friday: Alison's Victorian Lace & Quilted Combo
July
20

Victorian Lace J Crew Short Sleeve

What’s better than actual lace, fashionistas? Clothing that is printed with it! Lace is one of my all-time favorite textures and fabrics – it hearkens back to previous decades, has a sophisticated vibe, and emanates mystery fused with femininity. Today’s #MyGoodwillFind is featured today for this very reason; I’m just so in love with lace […]

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February
29

Spring/Fall Transition Office-to-Party Look Part 2

Last Monday fashionistas, I shared an office-appropriate look that combined elements of winter fashion, along with  spring notes. I’m all about wearing one look that can be worn for different events and are transitional. I was able to convert last week’s day look into night wear with the switching of just one or two items. […]

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July
7

Summer Concert Style Guide Part One: Southern and Classical

I hope you enjoyed your holiday weekend as much as I did, dear readers. Now that summer is officially here, I wanted to bring you some wardrobe inspiration for all your big plans. I’m starting off with style guides for one of my favorite summer activities: concerts! We have some amazing venues in the DMV […]

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